TABLE OF CONTENTS OF VOL. I CHAPTER I. THE PEOPLE AND THE FUR TRADE. 1659-1727. The aborigines — Their manners and religion — Radisson and Desgroseillers — First contact — Foundation of the Hudson's Bay Company — The Western Sea — First establishment 1 CHAPTER II. HERALDS OF THE CROSS. 1727-1736. Laverendrye — Setting out for the West— Forts St. Pierre and St. Charles — Pecuniary difficulties — Father Aulneau — Bourassa and the Sioux — Massacre of the Lake of the Woods... Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church -- Northwest, Canadian -- History, Northwest, Canadian -- History
Book from Project Gutenberg: Policing the Plains Being the Real-Life Record of the Famous North-West Mounted Police Library of Congress Classifications: F1001, HV Topics: Northwest, Canadian -- History, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/22220
Book from Project Gutenberg: The "Adventurers of England" on Hudson Bay A Chronicle of the Fur Trade in the North (Volume 18 of the Chronicles of Canada) Library of Congress Classification: F1001 Topics: Fur trade -- Canada, Hudson's Bay Company, Northwest, Canadian -- History Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/30377
CONTENTS Prefatory Letter 7 Introduction 11 CHAPTER I. — MADAME: D'YOUVILLE AND HER WORK. Her Ancestry, Youth and Marriage — Founding of the Religious Institute of the Grey Nuns, Montreal, 1738 — She takes charge of the Hospital of Ville-Marie, 1747 — The Hospital Burned — Death of Madame d'Youville — Branches of the Institute established 13 CHAPTER II. — "STEPPING WESTWARD": THE RED RIVER (1844). The Grey Nuns answer the call to the Red River — The journey to the West... Topics: Soeurs Grises -- History, Grey Nuns, Catholic Church -- Northwest, Canadian -- History, Soeurs...
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Fiery Totem A Tale of Adventure in the Canadian North-West Library of Congress Classifications: PR, PZ Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- Northwest, Canadian -- Juvenile fiction, Indians of North America --... Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/29686
RBSC copy: Edition limited to 400 signed and numbered sets. No. 246. Signed by the publisher Topics: Mackenzie, Alexander, Sir, 1764-1820, Selkirk, Thomas Douglas, Earl of, 1771-1820, Simpson, George,...
byGreat Britain. Foreign Office; Hudson's Bay Company
Hudson's Bay Company correspondence -- Foreign Office correspondence : international boundary, 49th parallel, British Columbia, 1858-1864 -- Foreign Office correspondence : international boundary, 49th parallel, British Columbia, 1869-1870 -- Foreign Office Correspondence, North-West Coast America-Alaska Topics: Hudson's Bay Company, Oregon question, Northwest boundary of the United States, United States --...